With islands, beaches, national parks and outback all at your doorstep, there are hundreds of ways to get your adventure fix in the Townsville region. Be cheered on by the crowd as you take part in the Magnetic Island Adventurethon. Get back to nature and trek the Thorsborne Trail on Hinchinbrook Island.
Dive amongst the tropical fish at the SS Yongala shipwreck. Or, snorkel the coral outcrops on Magnetic Island. Here are some great ideas for adventure and sports matching your search criteria. Change the options in the box to the right to refine your search.
"The Moltke" is a wreck dive accessible from the shore on Magnetic Island. The old cargo Boat has been here for over 70 years.
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12 Jul 2014
In the protected water of Townsville's Rockpool, give the kids the opportunity to give it a Tri! The 1300SMILES Kids TRY Series is a safe, fun way to get the kids involved with triathlon.
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From AU$196 - 800
Adrenalin Snorkel and Dive is Townsville's longest established dive training and marine tourism operator specialising in providing snorkelling and diving trips and training of divers as part of a full dive service.
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21 to 22 Jun 2014
National Challenge Townsville!
Adventurethon is a multisport outdoor activity incorporating paddling, mountain biking and trail running.
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Arcadia is the smallest of the four main bays around Magnetic Island. Arcadia surrounds two of the Island's prominent bays: Alma Bay and Geoffrey Bay.
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From AU$2295 - 2795
Inn to Inn walking holidays are unique to Auswalk in Australia. You walk through national parks, progressing from one accommodation to the next.
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24 to 25 May 2014
Join them for a fun couple of days cycling to raise awareness and funds for Mental Health research and local support initiatives.
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Located in the protected Beaver Cay Marine Sanctuary off Mission Beach, Beaver Reef is an unspoiled fringing reef surrounding a sandy cay and offers a range of dive sites.
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Bluewater hosts a picturesque fresh water attraction popular with picnic goers, including barbecues, toilets, showers and play equipment.
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In the scenic Herbert River Valley, Abergowrie State Forest features tropical rainforest, open eucalypt forest and exotic pine plantations adjacent to the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area.
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